35 Rachelle Graham
35 Rachelle Graham
Height: 5-10
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Sault Ste. Marie, Ont.
High School: Korah Collegiate and Vocational
Position: G
Major: Undeclared
Previous Team: Sault Ste. Marie Wildcats
S/C: L
Residential College: Jonathan Edwards

2012-13 (Freshman): ECAC Hockey All-Academic ... Earned team's Wendy Blanning Award, given to the most improved player ... Served as backup goaltender.

Hockey Canada: Invited to Canadian National U-18 Strength and Development Camp in 2010 and 2011 (did not attend in 2011).

Before Yale: Played for Sault Ste. Marie Wildcats Midget AA Girls in 2011-12;, Root River Rangers Midget AA Boys in 2009-10 and 2010-11;  and Pino’s Titans Bantam AA Boys in 2008-09 … Midget AA playoff champions with Root River in 2009-10 … Bantam AA league’s Best Goaltender in 2008-09 … Bantam AA NOHA and League Silver Medalists in 2008-09.

Notes: Has coached several young female goalies from the Wildcat Program in the past three years … Has played Ringette for more than nine years at the Rep and House League level … Profiled in the Sault Star.

Why Yale? “I chose Yale because I had the opportunity to compete at a high level of hockey and at the same time receive a world-class education.”